Month: September 2010
“Wake Up, Washington!” on Women and Retirement
As we approach the end of the second week of Retirement USA’s “Wake Up, Washington!” Month” we have learned a great deal about the challenges women face in retirement. Women face special challenges because they make less than men and spend less time in the workforce. Yet they typically live longer than men, requiring more […]
“Wake Up, Washington!” launch
This morning things were abuzz at the National Press Club as Retirement USA (an initiative of the Pension Rights Center and other partnering organizations) launched “Wake Up, Washington!” Month. The month is dedicated to raising awareness among policymakers about the Retirement Income Deficit faced by millions of Americans. We learned that the Retirement Income Deficit […]
PRC testimony to the Departments of Treasury and Labor on lifetime income options in 401(k) plans (September 14, 2010)
PRC Legislative Counsel Rebecca Davis testified before a joint hearing of the Departments of Treasury and Labor on the importance of lifetime income options in 401(k) plans.